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Species: Myrmecia borealis   Ogata & Taylor, 1991 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Myrmecia borealis Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1647 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Queensland). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Australia: Queensland, McIlwraith Range (13/143), Leo Creek Rd, ca 550 m., 22.vii.1973 (R.W. Taylor). Type-depository: ANIC. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 65 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 17 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 3 paratype workers Queensland, Iron Range, Mt Tozer summit (12/143), 8.xii.1985 (G.B. Monteith & D. Cook), 3 paratype workers Mt Tozer above 1500 ft, 16.x.1968 (G.B. Monteith), 2 paratype workers Mt Tozer area, 30-31.v.1971 (B. Cantrell), 12 paratype workers McIlwraith Range, Leo Creek Road, 500 m., (G.B. & S.R. Monteith), 11 paratype workers McIlwraith Range, 10-20.vii.1976 (P. Filewood), 1 paratype worker McIlwraith Range, Summit C, 700-800 m., (P.A. Mathews), 2 paratype workers Lankelly Creek, vi.1932 (Hervard Australia Expd.), 14 workers Upper Lankelly Creek (13/143), (G.B. Monteith). Paratype-depositories: ANIC, BMNH, MCZC, MHNG, QMBA. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 270.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 0 times Flower foraging.

Elevations: collected from 420 - 800 meters, 544 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1914-09-20 and 1989-07-03

Type specimens: paratype of Myrmecia borealis: casent0902791

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